YMCA of Greater Louisville

Oldham County Family YMCA

20 Quality Place, (off Highway 146), Buckner, KY 40010, 502 222 9358
  • Monday — Friday 5 AM - 8 PM
  • Saturday — Sunday 7 AM - 5 PM

EXPLORERS SUMMER DAY CAMPS

AGES 6-10

Our camps provide a safe and nurturing environment where children have fun, make new friends and explore new activities! All camp activities are created around exciting weekly themes with an emphasis on building confidence self-reliance, problem solving skills. With the Y, you can be assured that your child will have a positive environment to play, learn and grow

SAVE $25 ON SUMMER CAMP WITH PROMO CODE OUTSIDE21

Use promo code OUTSIDE21 to save $25 when you register for camp online! Code valid through April 12, 2021.

SUMMER DAY CAMPS HEALTH & SAFETY INFORMATION

We are working diligently to ensure a fun, safe, and healthy summer for children and staff at the Y. Review our policies to keep your children and our staff healthy this summer.


WAYS TO SAVE ON SUMMER CAMP

  • Y members save up to $50 a month per child! Join the Y to save and enjoy tons of family fitness and fun this summer!
  • Find out more about reduced rates through our financial assistance program.

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VIRTUAL ORIENTATION

Our Summer Camp Orientation will take place via a virtual format this year. Please check back later for more information.

DATES & HOURS

June 7-August 6; 7:00 am-6:00 pm

RATES

Registration Fees: $0 per child through February 28, 2021; $25 per child beginning March 1, 2021, $45 per child beginning May 11, 2021

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $155 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $180 per child

SUMMER CAMP WEEKLY CAMPS

June 7-11 Fiesta Camp Fiesta! Carnival! Jamboree! Whatever term you prefer, it all means the same: PARTY! We will be spending the week celebrating everything that makes a party great; making delicious food, curating a tasty playlist of jams, and crafting some totally tubular party supplies!

June 14-18 Time Warp Camp Are you ready to party likes its 1999? Let’s hop on the space time continuum and get a blast from the past. We will be celebrating the music, food and art of the different decades that have captivated the hearts of past generations.

June 21-25 Buggin’ Out Camp Come explore the great outdoors from a bug's eye view! We'll be crawling, sliding, and hopping our way through a range of creepy crawly activities! From going on a bug hunt to winning a garden relay, we'll be tangled in a web of enriching and fascinating adventures all week long!

June 28-July 2 Red, White, Blue and BOOM Camp Discover the land we call home! We will celebrate everything red, white and blue, from hometown heroes to monuments across the nation – we have so much to learn and explore!

July 5-9 FUN-Gineers Camp Interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math? This week of activities, involve hands on interactive projects introducing students to STEM projects. Figure out how things work by working in teams to investigate, explore and problem solve. Activities to stimulate the mind will vary but promise to encourage engagement and imagination.

July 12-16 Backyard Bash Camp Enjoy the great outdoors as we partake in classis summertime games like Tug-O-War, kickball, foursquare, hopscotch, lawn games, nature crafts, picnics and recycling projects.

July 19-23 Game Show Mania Camp Abington Kids campers and counselors will face off in a variety of classic game show challenges. We will play Friendly Feud, Minute to Win It, and Classic Concentration. The ultimate test of smarts will come when the campers play Are you Smarter than your Camp Counselor? Friday brings an obstacle course of all obstacle courses. It is Double Dare time and from what I remember of that one, it can get messy!

July 26-30 Color Craze Camp Divide into teams and compete throughout the week in challenges/Twisted Sports games like Balloon Baseball, Monkey Soccer, Noodle Monster, Slip n Slide Kickball, and Water Balloon Volleyball. Enjoy making color team flags and compete in the Color Wars. (Bring a t-shirt to tie-dye)

Aug 2-6 H2O- Woah Camp Beach towels & bathing suits are the uniform for this end of summer celebration featuring water activities. We will have a camp cookout on Friday and say goodbye to all of our camp friends we made this summer!

REGISTER NOW

Registration Fees: $0 per child through February 28, 2021; $25 per child beginning March 1, 2021, $45 per child beginning May 11, 2021

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $155 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $180 per child

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We believe all children should have the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. Financial assistance makes summer programming available to those kids in need. Download our application or call 502.222.9358 for more information.

SUMMER CAMP PARENT HANDBOOK

The parent handbook is designed to give a comprehensive understanding of the mission of the Y, policies and procedures associated with Summer Camp, and much more. 

2021 Parent Handbook - Coming Soon

YMCA CAMP PIOMINGO OVERNIGHT CAMP

YMCA Camp Piomingo has been providing community, friendship and fun for over 75 years! You'll build relationships and self-confidence while forming other skills too, from horseback riding, rock climbing and swimming to art and drama. We have so many things for you to explore. Learn more by visiting Camp Piomingo's website.

MEMBERSHIP MEANS MORE AT THE Y

You have chosen a fun and unique experience for your child during the summer; why not treat your family to a Y membership? A membership can save you $10-$25 per week on Summer Camp fees, in addition to reduced rates on before-and-after-school child care, youth sports, swim lessons and more! Spend more quality family time being active together at the Y!

WORK WITH US THIS SUMMER

Do you want to work in an environment were you are cared for and respected for being you? Would you like to be a role model and change lives? How about becoming the hero that kids will remember for a lifetime?

What are you waiting for...apply to work for the Y today!

Our Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.